The team worked with 513 pairs of men living in Belgium and the Netherlands who shared a common paternal ancestor.
The New Mexico Supreme Court heard arguments Monday in a bid to overturn the conviction of Anthony Blas Yepez due to a gene mutation in his DNA that has been theorized to impair anger regulation.
A popular third-party genetic genealogy database is vulnerable to security risks that include impersonation of relatives, a study found.
Scientists hope the discovery could help to make new treatments for the debilitating condition.
DNA evidence led authorities to a Dakota Access Pipeline protester who was involved in the riots in 2016.
The recent death of Elijah Cummings at age 68 underscores a disturbing statistic: black men die, on average, five years younger than white men. A study shows racism's effects on gene activity.
Each and every person of non-African descent carries traces of DNA derived from ancient hominin species to a varying extent.
A genetics testing company settled out of court for $42.6 over allegations of healthcare fraud.
Tardigrades—otherwise known as "water bears" or "moss piglets"—are considered extremophiles, organisms that thrive in extreme environments.
The controversial condition was classified as a disorder last year.
This is just one example of how DNA collection can harm or help investigators.
Up until now, palaeontologists have faced a major problem when it comes to working out what these ancient hominids would have looked like. Now, using DNA methylation, scientists have been able to bring them back to life.
"Because of this study, we now know that these edited cells can survive in a patient, and they will stay there," an expert said.
Police investigating a series of rapes found evidence linking the crimes to Kenneth Bowen III, who worked for the Clayton County Police Department for three months in 2018.
Researchers have studied the genomes of 10 individuals from the ancient port of Ashkelon.
The study doesn't change the fact that smoking is harmful, a scientist stressed.
Previous estimates based on DNA analysis suggest the two species diverged between 300,000 and 500,000 years ago.
Box jellyfish stings are excruciating and occasionally deadly. Scientists have now identified a common, cheap drug that is already on the market and which could be a treatment candidate with further development.
Scientists have so far struggled to find ways of killing the bacteria which cause measles and the flu in the air before they enter our bodies.
A team of scientists has found a way to engineer bacteria so that they can produce spider-silk and other hard-to-manufacture proteins that could be useful in future space missions.
"What if Alzheimer's is a disease of development as much as it is a disease of aging?" one scientist asked.
Research shows children with 16p11.2 deletion or duplication have a higher chance of having a psychiatric disorder.
Police tracked the suspect to his daughter's hockey game in Wisconsin, where they retrieved his used napkin from a trash can.
"Knock-and-spit" DNA collection is replacing "stop-and-frisk" as police departments look to expand a DNA database that could include innocent people and those who didn't consent to DNA testing.
Las Vegas investigators confirmed on Thursday that they issued a warrant to get a DNA sample of Cristiano Ronaldo to determine if it pairs with the dress of his rape accuser.
Ancient DNA adds new elephant species to the mix.